14 2019

Radical Readings: Paul Simon: Wrestling with the Angels

7:00PM - 8:30PM  

Peretz Centre 6184
Ash St.
Vancouver, BC v6z 3g9

Contact Donna Becker

$ Cost $ 20.00

Legendary singer-songwriter Paul Simon is the quintessential secular Jew, yet Judaism leaves traces in his work throughout his career. We’ll follow these traces, as well as looking at his open wrestling with God, mortality, and the afterlife on his later albums.

Matthew Gindin is a journalist, educator and the Peretz Centre’s Education Coordinator. Radical Readings in an ongoing series of lectures taking a radical look at classical Jewish texts and themes.